Sheet Metal & Tools. Sheet Metal What is Sheet metal? What do we use sheet metal for? What are some common sheet metal tools?

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<ul><li> Slide 1 </li> <li> Sheet Metal &amp; Tools </li> <li> Slide 2 </li> <li> Sheet Metal What is Sheet metal? What do we use sheet metal for? What are some common sheet metal tools? </li> <li> Slide 3 </li> <li> What is Sheet Metal? Metal that has been rolled into a sheet having a thickness between foil and plate. greater than 1/64 in. and no larger than 1/4 in </li> <li> Slide 4 </li> <li> Sheet Metal Use Many useful durable goods like: Cars, Equipment, Cabinetry, Duct Work, Toys, etc. </li> <li> Slide 5 </li> <li> Sheet Metal Tools 3 Main Classifications of Tools Cutting Bending (Forming) Joining </li> <li> Slide 6 </li> <li> Sheet Metal Cutting Tools Shears Handheld Table/Floor Mounted Snips Offset Duckbill Aviation Nibblers </li> <li> Slide 7 </li> <li> Sheet Metal Shears Think Scissors Handheld Bench/Floor Mounted </li> <li> Slide 8 </li> <li> Sheet Metal Snips Three Main Types Aviation Duck Bill Offset </li> <li> Slide 9 </li> <li> Aviation Snips Cut easier because of compound leverage. </li> <li> Slide 10 </li> <li> Duckbill Snips Used for cutting circles, and other curved designs Can cut either direction </li> <li> Slide 11 </li> <li> Offset Snips For cutting long inside radiuses Cut in one (R or L) direction only </li> <li> Slide 12 </li> <li> Sheet Metal Nibblers Take little bites Manual Powered Create Scrap </li> <li> Slide 13 </li> <li> Sheet Metal Forming Brake Bends sheet stock at an angle. Pliers Like a handheld brake. Press Creates complex shapes (stamping). </li> <li> Slide 14 </li> <li> Sheet Metal Forming - Brake Two types Cornice Brake All bends in one direction Box and Pan Brake Removable fingers allow 90 rotation </li> <li> Slide 15 </li> <li> Box and Pan Brake </li> <li> Slide 16 </li> <li> Sheet Metal Forming - Pliers Great for small bends </li> <li> Slide 17 </li> <li> Sheet Metal Forming - Press Use a Press to make stampings Complex shape from one solid piece of sheet metal. </li> <li> Slide 18 </li> <li> Joining Sheet Metal Mechanical Fasteners Welding Adhesives </li> <li> Slide 19 </li> <li> Joining Sheet Metal Mechanical Fasteners Threaded Fasteners Rivets </li> <li> Slide 20 </li> <li> Joining Sheet Metal Welding Spot MIG/TIG </li> <li> Slide 21 </li> <li> Joining Sheet Metal Adhesives Epoxy </li> <li> Slide 22 </li> <li> The End </li> </ul>